The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 167 257 246
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -11
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 64 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.017% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 53 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
Machine Learning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region.

Machine Learning Salary Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Machine Learning Salary Histogram in the North West

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +73 54 £60,000 - 4
Cheshire - 9 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £80,000 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning.

1 40 (57.97%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) OO
3 36 (52.17%) C#
4 34 (49.28%) WCF
5 32 (46.38%) Software Engineering
6 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
7 25 (36.23%) Web Services
7 25 (36.23%) .NET Framework
7 25 (36.23%) WPF
7 25 (36.23%) Entity Framework
8 23 (33.33%) Analytics
9 22 (31.88%) Degree
10 20 (28.99%) Big Data
11 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (27.54%) Java
12 18 (26.09%) NUnit
13 17 (24.64%) Mathematics
13 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
13 17 (24.64%) SQL
14 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (18.84%) Algorithms
15 13 (18.84%) Data Analytics
16 12 (17.39%) Physics
16 12 (17.39%) Data Mining
16 12 (17.39%) TDD
16 12 (17.39%) Scrum
17 11 (15.94%) PhD
17 11 (15.94%) CSS

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
1 4 (5.80%) Node.js
2 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) Big Data
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.39%) Data Mining
4 10 (14.49%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.25%) MySQL
6 5 (7.25%) QlikView
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.90%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.90%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) NUnit
2 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) Moq
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (46.38%) Developer
2 25 (36.23%) C# Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Senior Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Lead C# Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Lead Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Software Manager
7 8 (11.59%) Data Scientist
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Audio Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.97%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) WCF
3 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
4 25 (36.23%) .NET Framework
4 25 (36.23%) Entity Framework
4 25 (36.23%) Web Services
4 25 (36.23%) WPF
5 11 (15.94%) CSS
5 11 (15.94%) HTML
6 9 (13.04%) LINQ
7 8 (11.59%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.80%) Direct3D
8 4 (5.80%) DirectX
8 4 (5.80%) OpenGL
8 4 (5.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (5.80%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (2.90%) Akka
9 2 (2.90%) JSON
9 2 (2.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
2 17 (24.64%) Mathematics
3 13 (18.84%) Algorithms
4 12 (17.39%) Physics
5 5 (7.25%) PMI
5 5 (7.25%) Replication
6 4 (5.80%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.80%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (5.80%) Ontologies
7 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.45%) Clustering
8 1 (1.45%) Fintech
8 1 (1.45%) Social Media
8 1 (1.45%) Statistics
8 1 (1.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) OO
2 32 (46.38%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (33.33%) Analytics
5 13 (18.84%) Data Analytics
6 12 (17.39%) Scrum
6 12 (17.39%) TDD
7 9 (13.04%) Coaching
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.04%) MVC
7 9 (13.04%) OOD
7 9 (13.04%) SOA
7 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.25%) ETL
9 5 (7.25%) ETL Development
9 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) Signal Processing
10 4 (5.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) C#
2 19 (27.54%) Java
3 17 (24.64%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 7 (10.14%) Scala
6 6 (8.70%) C++
7 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.35%) R
9 2 (2.90%) C
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) PhD
3 5 (7.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.80%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.90%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) MicroStrategy
1 5 (7.25%) Tableau
2 4 (5.80%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) Apigee
3 2 (2.90%) Mashery
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: a competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago